Tag Archives: Cigar City

Florida brewery growth shows no sign of abating

When I last fully updated the Florida Brewery Map and List page on this site in September 2014, I counted 103 operating breweries in the state, with another 31 on the way. Just four months later? There are 124 Florida … Continue reading

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Brew Hub hires brewmaster for St. Louis operation

Brew Hub, the company that built the “partner brewery” operation in Lakeland, has announced the hiring of the brewmaster for its planned St. Louis-area facility, scheduled to open in early 2016. Jim Ottolini is a veteran brewer, having spent more … Continue reading

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Craft beer festival will help the heroes to heal

Four years ago, when this blog started, a Florida-based festival offering a decent number of craft beers to sample stood a good chance of getting coverage. There weren’t a whole lot. That’s changed. Now it’s a matter of logistics. There … Continue reading

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Funny ha-ha at Cigar City Brewing

The new event space at Cigar City Brewing has booked its first event, according to the Tampa brewery’s Facebook page. “Cigar City Comedy @ Cigar City Brewing” is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Here’s what they said … Continue reading

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